Political Inclusion of Seasonal Migrants in India

By : Aajeevika Bureau | Publish Date : 01 Mar, 2014

Do seasonal migrants in India vote? If not, how do they ensure that they remain politically relevant in the villages they leave behind? In cities, where they spend a large part of their working life, what are the ways in which they get their voices heard? This paper has looked at the participation of migrant workers in political processes – both through the institutionalized electoral process and through other lesser known avenues of asserting political agency. Done in a multi-location format

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